Rare and Recent Books is a literature lover’s heaven, located in Cong, County Mayo.
The family-owned shop is in the Main Street opposite Pat Cohan's Bar. It specialises in books of Irish interest and Fishing Books but also carries a large selection dating from the 17th century to the present day.
At Rare and Recent, visitors can troll the shelves for new, used, out of print and antiquarian books. There is plenty for the casual reader and true gems for serious collector.
Rare and Recent Books is happy to place special orders for titles they don’t currently stock, and they also sell online.